Midyear Outlook 2022 | Navigating Turbulence | July 12, 2022

Markets rarely give us clear skies, and there are always threats to watch for on the horizon, but the right preparation, context, and support can help us navigate anything that may lie ahead. So far, this year hasn’t seen a full-blown crisis like 2008–2009 or 2020,...

Outlook 2022: Passing the Baton

Our resurgent economy grew at over a 6% pace in the first half of the year and is on track for over 5% growth for the year when 2021 draws to a close. The current economic recovery, which started in May 2020, has benefited from widespread vaccine availability and...

Investment Implications of the new Tax Law

KEY TAKEAWAYS In this Timely Topics, we take a look at a few of the implications of the final tax bill. The new law is intended to boost economic activity and simplify the U.S. tax code. Given clarity on the new tax law, we are raising estimates for U.S. GDP and...

Midterms May Mean More Gains for Stocks

With the midterm elections now just two months away and campaigning starting to heat up, we thought we would share our current views on the political landscape and what it may mean for U.S equities. In our two Outlook 2014 publications for this year, we posited that...

Lies, Damn Lies, and Charts

A comparison of the S&P 500 Index in 1929 just ahead of the stock market crash to the performance of stocks from 2012 through today has been making the rounds on the internet. The implication by the bears is that stocks are poised for an epic crash. Click here to...